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survey result

Summary

£32
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2
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4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Lovely, airy underground café” in the large, rambling and atmospheric crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields that’s “very useful for a quick lunch” by Trafalgar Square. There’s always “something for everyone”, including “good and varied soups” – and “it’s for a good cause”.

Summary

£32
    £
2
Average
1
Poor
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Lovely, airy underground café” in the large, rambling and atmospheric crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields that’s “very useful for a quick lunch” by Trafalgar Square. There’s always “something for everyone”, including “good and varied soups” – and “it’s for a good cause”.

Summary

£30
    £
2
Average
1
Poor
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Plain but well-cooked food at a reasonable price”“in the beautiful crypt” of St Martin-in-the-Fields – makes this self-service café a useful option for a snack “in the midst of tourist-land”. It’s right on Trafalgar Square, so “ideal for the National Gallery”“and the cakes are delicious”.

Summary

£30
    £
2
Average
1
Poor
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Huge” crypt, beneath St Martin-in-the-Fields and right on Trafalgar Square. To some its self-service cafeteria style is too “soulless”, but fans adore the setting and that you can get “tasty snacks at really good prices” so centrally.

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Restaurant details

Highchair,Portions
No dress code
225

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£5.95 £6.95 £0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £23.75
Filter Coffee £2.55
Extras  
Service 12.50%
Duncannon St, London, WC2N 4JJ
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑6 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑6 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑6 pm
Thursday12 pm‑6 pm
Friday12 pm‑6 pm
Saturday12 pm‑6 pm
Sunday11 am‑5 pm

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